Saturday, September 24, 2011

Game 157 Thread: Sept. 24 @ Padres, 5:30p

Chad Billingsley (11-10, 4.23) vs. Aaron Harang (13-7, 3.82).

Welcome to a late-season Dodgers-Padres game, also known as the Matt Kemp MVP-Triple Crown-40/40 Watch. As of last night:

  • Kemp was first in RBI with 119, six ahead of Prince Fielder and Ryan Howard (Kemp is 12 ahead of Ryan Braun)
  • Kemp was tied with Albert Pujols for first in HR with 37 (Kemp is two ahead of Fielder and five ahead of Braun)
  • Kemp was third in batting average at .326, behind both Jose Reyes and Braun (both at .329) (Fielder is 19th at .292).

Show them pretenders how it's done, Bison!

photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images

19 comments:

Orel said...

NYY 9, BOS 1, top 8. Go Rays!

Fred's Brim said...

Matty also leads the league in runs scored by 5 (110 to Braun's 105)

Fred's Brim said...

Great college football name: Mister Cobble, DT, Kentucky

Dusty Baker said...

On the sofa, Vinny!

Dusty Baker said...

Fuck the Giants, Vinny!

QuadSevens said...

KeMVP with a basehit. Upping that average.

QuadSevens said...

Harang's picture on Yahoo Sports is pretty bad.

http://tinyurl.com/3wxjspg

QuadSevens said...

Loney swipes a bag. He's now part of the 4/4 club!

Dusty Baker said...

I'm part of the 4 cadillac margaritas for 4 cadillac margaritas club this afternoon.

(wobbles)

Dusty Baker said...

I forgot about 'Dre.

Dusty Baker said...

Dbags up 6-1 now.

Josh S. said...

LOL. Steiner keeps saying "Federitch."

Dusty Baker said...

Bottom of the fifth already.

Pods batting in the 5th now, too.

Dusty Baker said...

Bills falls apart. Maybin hit. 27 pitches already in the 5th. 3-0.

Fuck, Bills...bring it.

Orel said...

Dammit! So close to #38, Matt!

Dusty Baker said...

SS Gordon
RF Sands
CF Kemp
LF Rivera
1B Loney
3B Mitchell
C Federowicz
2B Sellers
P Billingsley

Dusty Baker said...

8-2 Dbags bottom sixth.

Dusty Baker said...

Gnats death watch: 11-2 D-bags now in the 7th.

#GoStartTheBus

Orel said...

Now Matty's only going to make it 3-2. That's okay.